By ALICE CACHIA N AVERAGE of 166 children in care are going missing
every day - and the number is rising.
Iryna Pona, policy manager at The Chi sago Children's Society, said: "When a child goes missing it's often a cry for help, so it's very worrying to see so many young people going missing
I WAS appalled by the findings of an astonishing WalesOnline investigation which uncovered an epidemic of looked-after children going missing
Preventing people from going missing
and limiting the harm associated with such incidents are at the heart of a new national strategy.
Rochdale council said the number of kids going missing
had declined since 2014.
Merseyside Police confirmed the teenager was found in Tuebrook on Tuesday, after going missing
three times in the last two months.
Care providers signed up to the Herbert Protocol will be asked to complete a form for any resident considered to be of particular risk of going missing
due to health issues such as Alzheimer's or another form of dementia.
Alarmingly, the instances of children going missing
from the Capital is going up.
He was reunited with his worried family after going missing
in freezing temperatures on Tuesday evening wearing only a flimsy top, loose trousers and slippers.
Local Safeguarding Children's and Adult's Boards should provide opportunities for partners to agree action to mitigate risk of people going missing
from high-risk locations (eg, children's homes, mental health services and elder care facilities).
We do group work to look at the risks associated with going missing
from home or care, and, essentially, to stop repeating and make the young person understand the risks.
From dealing with finances, insurance policies, bank accounts and mortgages through to having a missing person declared presumed dead, families left behind often struggle to deal with institutions that have no system for their clients going missing
But figures obtained under the Freedom of Information Act show, on average, one sex attacker a week is going missing
Summary: The mother of murdered schoolgirl Tia Rigg has been found safe and well after going missing
They welcome anything that can lead to greater co-ordination across Europe that can help to stop other children going missing
in the future.